July Fourth Weekend is also a great time to take advantage of summer sales while there are still months of warm weather ahead.
This weekend Searshas patio furniture discounted up to 60 percent off original prices and some appliances at up to 40 percent off.
Home Depot is also having a Red, White and Blue appliance sale.
And at H and M is having a $4 sale on selected men, women and children's clothing items.
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